Ruins of Eskimo dwellings at mouth of Chesterfield Inlet, 247, upside down
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 12 cm
12 September 1893
Item is a photograph of the stone ruins of Inuit dwellings on the tundra at the mouth of Chesterfield Inlet, Nunavut. The photograph was taken by J.B. Tyrrell on the 1893 expedition to the barren lands.
Title taken from caption in album.
Item contained in album entitled 'Photographs of country between Athabasca River and Hudson's Bay' which forms part of the sub-sub-series entitled 'Albums relating to Geological Survey expeditions'.
"Number and date assigned by Tyrrell in album '247, Sept 12'"
"Photograph is inscribed and pasted in upside down, noted by Tyrrell in album 'upside down'."
"Ms. Coll 26, box P144, folder 10"
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"
Chesterfield Inlet (Nunavut)
Inuit--Hudson Bay Region--Dwellings